Webster H. Pilcher, M.D., Ph.D.

Webster H. Pilcher, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 670
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-7944
Fax: (585) 244-0502
Administrative: (585) 275-0060

Bio

The biographical information for Webster H. Pilcher, M.D., Ph.D. is not currently available.

Awards & Honors (National)

Upjohn Surgical Research Award 1987
Alpha Omega Alpha, Honorary Medical Society | University of Rochester School of Medicine 1983

Awards & Honors (Local)

Merit Award | Rochester Academy of Medicine | Rochester, NY 2008
Resident Research Award | URMC Department of Surgery 1986

Recent Journal Articles

Showing the 5 most recent journal articles. 46 available »

2012 Mar
Johnson MD, O'Connell M, Facik M, Maurer P, Jahromi B, Pilcher W. "Cerebrospinal fluid stimulates leptomeningeal and meningioma cell proliferation and activation of STAT3." Journal of neuro-oncology.. 2012 Mar; 107(1):121-31. Epub 2011 Oct 05.
2010 May
Johnson MD, O'Connell MJ, Pilcher W, Reeder JE. "Fibroblast growth factor receptor-3 expression in meningiomas with stimulation of proliferation by the phosphoinositide 3 kinase-Akt pathway." Journal of neurosurgery. 2010 May; 112(5):934-9.
2010
Johnson, MD; O'Connell, M; Pilcher, W. "Lopinavir inhibits meningioma cell proliferation by Akt independent mechanism". Journal of Neuroonology. 2010; 10. Link
2009 Nov
Johnson MD, O'Connell MJ, Vito F, Pilcher W. "Bone morphogenetic protein 4 and its receptors are expressed in the leptomeninges and meningiomas and signal via the Smad pathway." Journal of neuropathology and experimental neurology. 2009 Nov; 68(11):1177-83.
2009 Mar 11
Oberheim NA, Takano T, Han X, He W, Lin JH, Wang F, Xu Q, Wyatt JD, Pilcher W, Ojemann JG, Ransom BR, Goldman SA, Nedergaard M. "Uniquely hominid features of adult human astrocytes." The Journal of neuroscience : the official journal of the Society for Neuroscience.. 2009 Mar 11; 29(10):3276-87.

Current Appointments

Chair - Department of Neurosurgery (SMD) - Primary Administrative
Ernest & Thelma Del Monte Distinguished Professor in Neuromedicine - Department of Neurosurgery (SMD)
Professor - Department of Neurosurgery (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Neurological Surgery - American Board of Neurological Surgery

Education

MD | Medicine | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1983
PhD | Anatomy | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1983
D MD | Dentistry | Columbia University1977
BA | Anthropology | Colgate University1972

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Neurological Surgery at University Of Washington, Seattle07/01/1989 - 6/30/1990
Residency in Neurological Surgery at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/1984 - 06/30/1989
Internship in Surgery at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/1983 - 06/30/1984